This is a promotional video for our church who is doing a "Guess Who's coming to dinner" event at the end of October, 2005. It basically involves people signing up to either host or attend. Then people will be assigned to someone's house to have dinner. You'll know how many but you won't know who's coming. A simple way for people in a larger church to get to know one another. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: church, promotion, video
News from 1938. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1938 news file dump. Plus roller derby. :) Any typo or error is mine. ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Chamberlain, Neville, 1869-1940, Munich Four-Power Agreement -- (1938), OTR, Czechoslovakia --...
Martin and Lewis were an American comedy duo, comprising singer Dean Martin (as the "straight man") and comedian Jerry Lewis (as his stooge). The pair worked together in nightclubs, on radio and television, and film from 1946 until 1956. ( 4 reviews )
(143 Episodes) Update: ** Episode information added to all uploads prior to Jan 05, 2011 JACK BENNY (Feb 14, 1894 – Dec 26, 1974) Jack Benny, born Benjamin Kubelsky, was an American comedian, vaudevillian, radio, television, and film actor. Widely recognized as one of the leading American entertainers of the 20th century, Benny played the role of the comic penny-pinching miser, insisting on remaining 39 years old on stage despite his actual age, and often (although an accomplished violinist)... ( 13 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio Comedy, OTR Sitcom, The Jack Benny Show, Rochester. Jello
Documentary of the US efforts to take Italy by acclaimed director John Huston. The US Army which commissioned the film refused to show it because it was too honest in its portrayal of the high cost of battle and the difficulties faced. ( 17 reviews ) Topics: war, WWII, documentary